James Mitts

MITTS, James E., 69, of Steubenville, Ohio, died Saturday, October 26, 2013, at Gables Care Center, Hopedale, OH.

He was born in Steubenville, OH, on December 10, 1943, a son of the late James and Catherine Fitzmaurice Mitts.

James was a veteran of the Air Force and retired from Weirton Steel. He was a member of American Legion Argonne Post 33 and the Eagles.

Preceding James in death was his son, Ryan Mitts; and two sisters, Virginia Bell and Betty McDonald.

Surviving are two sons, Gregory R. (Samantha K.) Mitts of Senecaville, OH and Jonathan Mitts of Fort Lauderdale, FL; sister, Greta (Don) Billham and step – granddaughter Alexis Highman.

A private graveside service was held at the convenience of the family at Fort Steuben.

Arrangements entrusted to Shorac Funeral Home, Steubenville.

Offer condolences at www.shorac.com.